Langton Glen (Carboniferous to of the United Kingdom)

Where: Scotland, United Kingdom (55.0° N, 2.0° W: paleocoordinates 7.6° S, 0.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Cementstones Group, Tournaisian to Tournaisian (358.9 - 330.9 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution


Preservation: permineralized

Collection methods: surface (float), surface (in situ), peel or thin section,

Primary reference: A. G. Long. 1964. On the structure of some petioles associated with Rhetinangium (Gordon). Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 66(1):1-7 [B. DiMichele/B. DiMichele/J. Cassara]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 34509: authorized by Hallie Sims, entered by Alistair McGowan on 04.09.2003

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Taxonomic list

Tristichia ovensi3
Erected by Long 1962
Eccroustosperma langtonense n. gen. n. sp.2
Erected by Long 1961
 Calamopityales - Calamopityaceae
Lyrasperma scotica1
Calder Sp. Emend.